Environment & Conservation

Henry Horton State Park to Host Historical Tours

Tuesday, September 09, 2014 | 10:40 am

Halloween and Christmas Tours Offered in October and December

Chapel Hill, Tenn. – Henry Horton State Park will host two historical tours in the upcoming months. Middle Tennessee is home to great historical attractions and Henry Horton’s tours will give visitors the opportunity to experience what the area has to offer, while staying at a beautiful state park.

Join the Bicycle Ride Across Tennessee Sept. 14-20

Wednesday, September 03, 2014 | 09:42 am

25th Annual Event to Showcase Middle Tennessee

NASHVILLE – Bicycle enthusiasts across the state are preparing for the annual Bicycle Ride Across Tennessee, which will kick off its 25th year with a seven-day excursion beginning Sept.13, showcasing Middle Tennessee’s beautiful landscapes.

Standing Stone State Park to Host National Rolley Hole Marbles Championship and Festival Sept. 13

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 | 12:40 pm

32nd Annual Event Draws Country’s Best Players to Tennessee

HILHAM, Tenn. – Standing Stone State Park will host the National Rolley Hole Marbles Championship and Festival on Saturday, Sept. 13, drawing some of the country’s best players to Tennessee where they will match wit and skills in what is known as the Super Bowl of marbles. In its 32nd year, the event includes kids’ games, marble making, a swap meet, tournament play, demonstrations, live bluegrass music and food.

Meeting Set to Examine Tennessee Nominations to National Register of Historic Places

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 | 11:38 am

Members of the Public Invited to Attend Nashville Meeting on Sept. 17

NASHVILLE – The State Review Board will meet on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, to examine Tennessee’s proposed nominations to the National Register of Historic Places. Beginning at 9 a.m., the meeting will be held at the Tennessee Historical Commission office, Clover Bottom Mansion, located at 2941 Lebanon Road in Nashville.